Category: Extremism/Extremist Groups

JOSEPH WILSON and LORI HINNANT, Associated Press BARCELONA, Spain (AP) 08/20 — Police put up scores of roadblocks across northeast Spain on Sunday in hopes of capturing a fugitive suspect from the 12-member Islamic extremist cell that staged two vehicle attacks and plotted much deadlier carnage using explosives favored by Islamic State militants.

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ELAINE GANLEY, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 08/10 — French soldiers taking part in Operation Sentinelle are the highest profile symbols of the fight against Islamic extremism — but along with other security forces patrolling French streets are increasingly the main targets of attacks.

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